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Temple of Arethusa

A Grade II Listed Building in Kew, Richmond upon Thames

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Latitude: 51.4787 / 51°28'43"N

Longitude: -0.2908 / 0°17'26"W

OS Eastings: 518789

OS Northings: 176915

OS Grid: TQ187769

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.HCY

Mapcode Global: VHGR2.X337

Plus Code: 9C3XFPH5+FM

Entry Name: Temple of Arethusa

Listing Date: 10 January 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251777

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434377

Location: Kew, Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9

County: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: Kew

Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Kew St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

Tagged with: Folly

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/10/2017

TQ 1876

Temple of Arethusa

(Formerly listed as Temple of Arethusa, ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS)


1758. Sir William Chambers. A small Greek temple portico with two Ionic columns and two outer Ionic pillars. Pedimented with muted cornice and key pattern frieze.

Listing NGR: TQ1880876908

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